Diploma in Project Management

Diploma in Project Management
N/345/4/1034 (MQA/PA08662) 07/22

The aim of the Diploma in Project Management programme is to develop a wide range of advanced subject knowledge, subject-specific skills, generic and transferable skills in industries towards creating specialised and technology driven workforce.

The objectives of this programme are to enable students to gain knowledge, skills, tools and techniques in managing projects in both domestic and international markets.


Prior to the start of any year of a course (including prior to the start of year 1 at the application stage), a student may request exemption from one or more specific taught modules during the year on the basis of previous qualifications or experience.

Exemptions will only be considered where the relevant course regulations allow for module exemptions to be granted.

Students with relevant Diploma or equivalent qualifications will be exempted from academic year 1 and 2 depending on their qualifications, subjects to approval from the Examination Board.


Assessment is through a mix of examination, coursework and essays, plus other oral and activity-based assignments. Coursework includes problem-solving activities, consultancy projects, presentations and individual and group reports.


Graduates will be awarded the MQA(Malaysian Qualifications Agency) accredited Diploma after completion of all three academic years.


ENGL0102 English for Learning
MATH0201 Statistics for Business
BUSS0102 Business Communication
ACCT0102 Accounting Principles
MPU 2163 Pengajian Malaysia 2 / MPU 2163 Bahasa Komunikasi 1
BUSS0103 Business Organisations
DIPM0101 Principles of Project Management
INFO0101 Business Information System
MPU2213 Bahasa Kebangsaan / MPU 2212 Entrepreneurship Skills 1
ACCT0203 Intermediate Financial Accounting 1
ECON0201 Microeconomics
LAWS0201 Business Law
MPU2412 Community Service 1
MKTG0203 Principles of Marketing
MATH202 Business Mathematics
DIPM0201 Project leadership and Teams
ACCT0204 Intermediate Financial Accounting 2
MPU2312 Organisational Behaviour in Multi-ethnic Society in Malaysia 1
DIPM0304 Managing Projects Procurement and contract
DIPM0202 Project Planning and control
ECON0202 Macroeconomics
ACCT0202 Costing
MGMT0301 Operations Management
DIPM0301 Project stakeholder engagement
DIPM0303 Project risk Management
DIPM0302 Project Governance and Ethics
WBL0304 Industrial Training

Pass Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) with minimum 3 credits in any subjects.

There is a growing demand for Project Managers in such industries as construction, engineering, law, education, health, commerce, information technology, and development.